Articles by: Parliament Street

Daily Mirror reports on Parliament Street uncovering a fake Cadbury’s Facebook scam

Daily Mirror reports on Parliament Street uncovering a fake Cadbury’s Facebook scam

Monday 9th November 2020 Today, the Daily Mirror reported on Parliament Street uncovering an an unscrupulous scam competition offering free chocolate. Read the article here, or alternatively the text of it is below: ‘Free’ Cadbury’s chocolate hamper warning as thousands of sweet-toothed Brits tricked The idea of a hamper of free Twirls, Curly Wurlys and Dairy Milk bars is is […]

by · 9th November 2020 · Press Room, News
BRIEFING NOTE: Minding the Pandemic – Reflections

BRIEFING NOTE: Minding the Pandemic – Reflections

Our Head of Campaigns, Danny Bowman reflects on his personal experience of the third week of the lockdown and reflects upon the subsequent impact on his mental health.

by · 16th April 2020 · Research
LACKING LINKS

LACKING LINKS

In a timely new briefing paper Parliament Street’s Head of External Relations, Elizabeth Anderson makes the case to the new government for increased investment in rural transport.

by · 29th July 2019 · Research
Patrick Sullivan – Founder and Chief Executive

Patrick Sullivan – Founder and Chief Executive

Patrick Sullivan is the Chairman and CEO of Parliament Street, having founded the think tank in early 2012. Patrick saw a gap in the market for a broad based think tank without a corporate view, in order to better facilitate the interchange of ideas. Prior to setting up and building one of Britain’s leading think tanks in Parliament Street; Patrick […]

by · 24th April 2019 · Management Board
NEW RESEARCH: Data Security and NHS Patient Records

NEW RESEARCH: Data Security and NHS Patient Records

Our brand new report into data security in the National Health Service (NHS) reveals that nearly 10,000 patient records were lost by the NHS last year. The report has appeared in both The Times and The Daily Mail this morning. Cybersecurity experts warned that the records could be stolen and traded on the Dark Web. Read the full report and […]

by · 20th August 2018 · Research, Blog
NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

NEW RESEARCH: Retail Revolution

Today the Parliament Street Research Team has released a new policy paper into the impact of Brexit on high street stores and retail prices. Our findings have already been reported on, in national online newspaper The Independent. Reach the full report here: Retail Revolution Report 

by · 16th August 2018 · frontpage, Research
NEW RESEARCH: The Rise of the Data Scientist

NEW RESEARCH: The Rise of the Data Scientist

Our latest research paper examines the rise of data scientists in major government departments, and their respective remittance. Our team surveyed key departments including the Department for Work and Pensions, Department of Health and the Department for Transport about how analytics was being used within the workforce The Rise of the Data Scientist Report

by · 8th June 2018 · Research, Blog
Craig Rimmer – Treasurer and Former Chairman

Craig Rimmer – Treasurer and Former Chairman

Craig Rimmer is treasurer of Parliament Street and is one of the think tank’s founding members. He previously served as Deputy Chairman of the organisation from October 2011 to October 2012, after which he took on a four year term as Chairman of the group from October 2012 to October 2016. Prior to the establishment of Parliament Street, Craig spent a […]

by · 24th November 2017 · Management Board
A Tribute to Carrie Fisher – Mental Health Campaigner

A Tribute to Carrie Fisher – Mental Health Campaigner

She was the star that started wars over stigma and discrimination against mental illness and those who suffer from it. Carrie Fisher, best known for her spectacular performances in the Star Wars Franchise playing Princess Leia, she was hugely successful throughout her career, as a writer of ‘Postcards from the Edge’, in which she was nominated for a BAFTA film […]

by and · 29th December 2016 · Mental Health
Mental Health and the Economy

Mental Health and the Economy

By Danny Bowman, Parliament Street’s Mental Health Spokesman Every week I see on the news a collection of stories about cuts to mental health services and the catalogue of effects it is having on individuals who are not able to get help from our National Health Service (NHS). This is a constant reminder how far we still need to come […]

by and · 5th December 2016 · Mental Health, Blog